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Reception Transition

Welcome to St John's Catholic Primary School! We are very much looking forward to your child starting with us in September. 

On this page we will provide you with information and resources to ensure your child has a successful transition into Reception.

Parent Information Presentation


Important Dates

Transition plans for the start of term 1, as previously sent out to you all, are as follows -  

1st/2nd/3rd September and w/c 6th September – Children will come to school between 8.45am and 11.30am.

W/c 13th September - Children will come to school between 8.45 and 12.30pm. This week they will stay for lunch.

W/c 20th September - Children will come to school full time: 8.45am-3.15pm.


Mrs Lambourne - Assistant Head teacher (EYFS Lead)

Mr Wellor  - R1 Teacher and Reception Year Lead

Miss Lawford - R2 Teacher

Mrs Poulson  - R3 Teacher

Mr Fryer  - R4 Teacher  

Forms for parents to complete

Please ensure that you have completed these forms for your child -

Parental Consent Form


Free School Meals Registration Form

Useful documents for parents

Useful documents for children  

Our Reception Environment  

These are a series of videos that you can share with your child so they can become familiar with our environment.

Outside area -


R1 Classroom 

R2 Classroom

R3 Classroom


R4 Classroom

Please remember that the rooms may change a little bit when the children start in September - we like to refresh and change things around to suit the needs and interests of the new children! 






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